7 Facts To Scare You To Change Your Life

Don’t get stuck behind because you don’t know where the world is going.  Here are real data, and not just anecdotal stories, to help you ride the waves that are coming so you won’t be towed under.
1)  USA Ranked Only #9 In The World For Education Look who is ahead of us in the % of population between 25-34 who completed high school.  But our seniors rank #1.% of Population Completed Upper Secondary Education (18-19 Years Old)

Country Ages 25-34 Ages 55-64
Korea

98%

43%

Czech Republic

94%

86%

Slovak Republic

94%

83%

Poland

94%

79%

Slovenia

93%

72%

Canada

92%

82%

Sweden

91%

77%

Finland

91%

70%

Switzerland

90%

81%

USA

89%

90%

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2)  By 2017 USA Will Pass Saudi Arabia As World’s #1 Oil Producer

The International Energy Agency’s says that U.S. Oil and gas production is “the biggest change in the energy world since Word War II”.  The U.S. will over take Russia as the worlds top gas producer by 2015 and will pass Saudi Arabia as the No. 1 oil Producer by 2017.http://blogs.reuters.com/thinking-global/2012/11/26/americas-geopolitical-gusher/

3) Top 1% Earners Made $4.2 Million Each During The Recovery

What Recovery? I always knew there is profits to be made in chaos.  A recent New York Times article reported .

.           – 93% of the recovery in 2009-10 went to the top 1%

- the top 0.01% got 37% of the growth

That’s an extra $4.2 million per household to the Big Cheeses plus $700 Billion to rescue Wall Street.

In the same article it said….  Businessmen like to style themselves as the defenders of the free market.. but .. Luigi Zingales, economist University of Chicago Booth School of Business .. “most lobbing is pro-business, in the sense that it promoted the interests of existing businesses, not PRO-MARKET in the sense of fostering truly free and open competition”

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/14/opinion/sunday/the-self-destruction-of-the-1-percent.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

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4) Blacks and Hispanics Are 50% More Gay Than Whites

 Gallup and the Williams Institute a the Law School of the University of California published the largest study of the distribution of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender ( LGBT) population in the US on record.

They ask 121,290 Americans if….”they personally identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender?”

-  Black men between 18 and 29 were 56% more likely to answer yes than white men

- Young Hispanic men were 49% more likely than young white men to answer yes

-  Young Asian men were 23% more likely than young white men to answer men

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/20/opinion/blow-shades-of-gay.html?comments

 

5) By 2015 It Will Be Cheaper To Manufacture In USA Than China

 This is a according to the prestigious Boston Consulting Group will happen because:

1)  Wages in China are increasing 17% per year

2)  Chinese Yuan is creeping revaluing, and

3) As US factory automation becomes more powerful, the labor component of the

average product drops.

From Makers: The New Industrial Revolution, by Chris Anderson

http://www.amazon.com/Makers-The-New-Industrial-Revolution/dp/0307720950/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1354482569&sr=8-1&keywords=makers

6) In 13 Years Auto Gas Mileage Will Reduce Oil Imports by 50%

The Obama Administration finalized rules that require gas mileage for new car to double to 54.5 miles per gallon in 13 years. The EPA projects families will save $1.8 trillion in fuel costs and reduce oil consumption by 2.1 million barrels per day by 2025.

That is equivalent to ½ of the oil we currently import from OPEN countries every day.

http://www.newsplex.com/home/headlines/MPG-to-Nearly-Double-for-New-Vehicles-by-2025-167711585.html

7) USA Has More Minority Babies Than White Babies

 In 2011 More Minority Babies Were Born In U.S. Than White Babies

Minority = 50.4%    White = 49.6%

http://www.livescience.com/20467-minority-babies-outnumber-whites.html

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Matthew Lesko

New York Times Best Selling Author and Entrepreneur

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